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Knack Supports #BalanceForBetter On International Women’s Day

In Expert Gift Tips, Gifting History, Knack Life

“Gender balance is essential for economies and communities to thrive.” 2019 International Women’s Day Site Did you know that the theme of  2019′s International Women’s Day is #BalanceForBetter? While March 8 officially kicks off the campaign, the global conversation around women’s rights, equal pay, healthcare, and gender parity will be the movement’s theme for the entire year. We firmly agree with the official International Women’s Day site when it states: “Balance is…

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Presidential Presents: Famous Gifts to U.S. Presidents

In Gifting History, Knack Life

We’ve all felt the pressure of finding a gift for someone we don’t know well, but really must impress. Best case scenario, we’ll get an assist from a mutual friend or turn to ubiquitously versatile gift cards in a pinch. But when your recipient is the president of the United States, the stakes are quite a bit higher. Thankfully, most of us aren’t foreign dignitaries with delicate diplomatic etiquette to follow, so…

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Your Gift Matters: Celebrating Giving Tuesday With Merchants Who Give Back

In Expert Gift Tips, Holiday 2018, Knack Life

You need only open an app or an internet browser to realize that it’s easier than ever to find, order, and ship an incredible gift to someone special. But with this ready plethora of products comes an important question: how can you make sure you’re shopping ethically and supporting businesses whose values align with your own? We come across dozens of giftable products every day. If they’re going to join the Knack…

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Knack Foundation Fund: August 2018

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At Knack, our mission is to connect people through gifting. We know that the more authentic and meaningful the gift, the stronger and longer it binds us together. One gift at a time from our little corner of the world, we have the remarkable privilege of watching social bonds grow. And we believe those individual bonds contribute to making us stronger as a community. That being said, we’re always looking for ways…

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Meet the Merchant: Knack’s Experience at Theo Chocolate

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Last week, we had the pleasure of meeting with one of our favorite local merchants, Theo Chocolate. We were eager to visit Theo’s factory and meet their awesome team, but (most importantly), taste their chocolate! Located in the eclectic neighborhood of Fremont, Theo Chocolate was the first organic, fair trade certified chocolate maker in North America. We’ve partnered with Theo, because we support their mission in creating a compassionate, enduring world by…

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